Press Releases

  • National Press Club Mourns Loss of Ben Bradlee

    October 21 2014 9:47 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Press Club mourns the loss of Ben Bradlee, who leaves a legacy of unheralded journalism achievements as editor of The Washington Post.

    He will be remembered as a leader, a legend in journalism and among the greatest newspaper editors of all time.

  • Westchester Toyota Donated to 3 Deserving Local Non-profits at its 12th Give Back Donation Event.

    October 21 2014 9:33 PM ET

    WESTCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Westchester Toyota once again donated to 3 local non-profits that participated in their 12th charity campaign on Facebook. The participating non-profits were New Rochelle Humane Society, Westchester Library System and Yonkers Partners in Education.

    The donation took place on Friday, September 5th at their dealership located at 2167 Central Park Avenue in Yonkers. 

    Each charity won a donation based on the number of votes they received on Westchester Toyota's Facebook page.

  • Willbros Group Refocuses Business Strategy with New Management Leadership

    October 21 2014 9:24 PM ET

    HOUSTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced today that it is refocusing its business strategy under the leadership of John T. McNabb, II, newly elected Chief Executive Officer, and a restructured management team.

  • CANATURH: Honduras and its independence

    October 21 2014 9:06 PM ET

    TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The clock struck six in the morning and the cannons began to fire off a salvo stirring the hearts of millions of Hondurans as they began the celebration of their independence.

  • Strata Decision Launches First Cloud-Based Application Designed To Reduce Healthcare Costs

    October 21 2014 9:00 PM ET

    CHICAGO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- From the floor of the 2014 Strata Decision Summit, Strata Decision Technology (Strata Decision), a pioneer and leader in the development of cloud-based software tools for financial analytics, business intelligence and decision support in the U.S. healthcare market, announced the launch of StrataJazz® Continuous Cost Improvement, the first cloud-based solution designed to help healthcare providers reduce cost on a continuous basis.

  • NetSuite Announces Singapore Cloud Symposium 2014

    October 21 2014 9:00 PM ET

    SINGAPORE, Oct. 21 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSuite Inc.

  • Strata Decision Summit Brings Healthcare Leaders Together To 'Bend The Cost Curve'

    October 21 2014 9:00 PM ET

    CHICAGO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strata Decision Technology (Strata Decision) today announced the start of the 2014 Strata Decision Summit, hosting over 400 attendees from the Company's client base of 170 healthcare delivery systems and 1,000 hospitals across the U.S.  Strata Decision provides a cloud-based financial analytics and performance platform that is leveraged for financial planning, decision support and continuous cost improvement.

  • Texas Governor Rick Perry Rallies the GOP Base in Iowa in support of U.S. Senate Candidate Joni Ernst

    October 21 2014 8:49 PM ET

    MARION, Iowa, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Governor Rick Perry will be in Iowa this Thursday to rally conservative voters in support of United States Senate candidate Joni Ernst.  The Iowa U.S. Senate race is one of the closest and most watched in the nation and is seen as a possible tipping point for returning control of the U.S. Senate to Republicans. 

  • Fundbox - One Of The Fastest Growing Apps In Intuit App Center - Surges 321% In Last 6 Months

    October 21 2014 8:12 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fundbox, the data-driven cash flow tool for small businesses, announced today that it will exhibit at the QuickBooks Connect Conference on October 21 – 23, 2014 in San Jose. Fundbox addresses one of the biggest pain points for small businesses, how to bridge the gap between issued invoices and working capital. 

  • SABESP Submits to ARSESP a Request to Authorize Changes into the "Bonus Program"

    October 21 2014 8:10 PM ET

    SAO PAULO, Oct.

  • Razorsight And IBM Collaboration Drives Performance Results For Tier I Mobile Operators

    October 21 2014 8:04 PM ET

    LAS VEGAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With more mobile devices than people, the U.S. mobile market is one of the world's most competitive – marked by price wars, rapid commoditization of services, and savvy subscribers who are demanding a superior customer experience. How can mobile operators provide a customer experience that meets these expectations, all while maintaining profit margins and increasing shareholder value?

  • Wilton Manors Will Host Annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Hagen Park on November 11, 2014

    October 21 2014 8:00 PM ET

    WILTON MANORS, Fla., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterans Day is a day to pay tribute to those who have served in the armed forces and risked their lives to protect us at home and abroad. The City of Wilton Manors will bring the community together to honor local veterans at a special ceremony on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Hagen Park Community Center (2020 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors, FL).

  • Santa Cruz County Bank Reports Record Earnings for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2014

    October 21 2014 7:57 PM ET

    SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Santa Cruz County Bank (OTCQB: SCZC), a locally owned and operated full-service community bank headquartered in Santa Cruz County, today announced unaudited earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. The Bank's net income increased by 18% over the prior quarter to a record of $1.2 million and increased by 26% to a record of $3.1 million for the nine-month period compared to the same nine-month period the prior year.

  • Thurgood Marshall College Fund Outraged at Delayed Implementation of Parent PLUS Loan Regulations Impacting over 28,000 College Students

    October 21 2014 7:40 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Education plans to issue a statement this week regarding the release of the new Parent PLUS Loan (PPL) Regulation, which will become effective July 2015.

  • SkyWest Airlines Names Steve Black Vice President - Customer Service

    October 21 2014 7:30 PM ET

    ST. GEORGE, Utah, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW), announces the promotion of Steve Black to Vice President – Customer Service effective Nov. 17, 2014. Black will succeed Jim Boyd, who will retire after 33 years with the airline. As Vice President – Customer Service, Black will report to Mike Thompson, SkyWest Airlines COO, and will be responsible for the safe and compliant operation of all SkyWest stations and contracted stations, coordinating the development and implementation of operational procedures and policies.

  • PetroMaroc Confirms Significant Natural Gas Potential of the Kechoula Structure Located in the Sidi Moktar Exploration License in Morocco

    October 21 2014 7:22 PM ET

    CALGARY, Alberta, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    PetroMaroc Corporation plc (TSXV: PMA) ("PetroMaroc" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that GLJ Petroleum Consultants ("GLJ"), a premier oil and gas resource consulting firm headquartered in Calgary, has completed an independent evaluation of the Undiscovered Petroleum Initially in Place (UPIIP) and prospective resources of the Kechoula structure located in the Sidi Moktar Exploration License, Morocco, incorporating the technical information obtained from the Koba-1 and Kamar-1 wells, which were drilled in 2013 and 2014. 

  • Iconic Kansas City & San Francisco Baseball Bars Hook Up Fan To Fan Live Streaming TV For Series

    October 21 2014 7:13 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO and KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're in the closet about your love of the Kansas City Royals, God forbid, a San Francisco bar is encouraging you to come out.

    Lefty O'Doul's, off Union Square, is dedicating a corner of its Geary Street bar to a live video feed from a sister pub in Kansas City, where the Giants open the World Series against the Royals on Tuesday. The arrangement gives Kansas City fans 1,800 miles from their team a chance to interact, through camera and microphone, with the hometown crowd.

  • Great Southern Bancorp, Inc. Reports Preliminary Third Quarter Earnings of $0.83 Per Diluted Common Share

    October 21 2014 7:04 PM ET

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

    Preliminary Financial Results for the Third Quarter and First Nine Months of 2014:

  • The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Australia Decreased

    October 21 2014 7:00 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Australia decreased 0.2 percent in August to 128.9 (2004 = 100), following a 0.6 percent increase in July, and a 0.2 percent increase in June.

    At the same time, The Conference Board Coincident Economic Index® (CEI) for Australia, a measure of current economic activity, increased 0.2 percent in August to 125.3 (2004 = 100), following a 0.1 percent increase in July, and a 0.1 percent increase in June.

  • Middle East And Africa Packaging Automation Market - By Solutions, Products, End Users, Countries And Vendors - Forecasts, Trends And Shares (2014- 2019)

    October 21 2014 6:58 PM ET

    LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The economy of the Middle East countries grew from 3% to more than 5% in 2012 and the inflation rate has remained relatively constant. This gives the consumer more money in hand to spend on products from the markets. Packaging and Lifestyle issues go hand in hand. Middle East has one of the highest GDP per capita, so the consumers have more disposable income to spend on e-commerce retail, luxury retail and retail in stores.